Justine Clarke Wins ARIA Award for Best Children's Album
Justine Clarke has won the award for Best Children’s Album at the 2018 ARIA Awards, held at The Star on Wednesday, November 28.
ABC Music is thrilled to announce the signing of Australian superstar Adam Brand.
Adam Brand established himself as one of Australian Country Music's biggest stars over a decade ago, and in recent years he has also become a major mainstream media identity.
His most recent album ‘There Will Be Love’ debuted at #4 on the ARIA Albums Chart (all genres) with the title song achieving metropolitan FM radio airtime and broader recognition on major network television and other mainstream media platforms. ‘There Will Be Love’ was arguably Australian Country's biggest commercial hit of 2012.
Brand is a 12-time Golden Guitar winner, has five #1 ARIA Country albums to his credit, over half a million album sales and has been voted Country Music Channel Oz Artist of the Year a record five times by Australian Country Music Fans.
"Adam Brand is an undisputed star of Australian Country Music and his profile in a broader market sense is now higher than ever. The loyalty and ongoing commitment of his dedicated fan base is simply legendary. Adam has exciting plans ahead for the next couple of years and we are thrilled to now be playing our part in the next phase of his career as his record label," said General Manager of ABC Music, Natalie Waller.
Adam Brand joins a label roster which includes leading Australian country artists Lee Kernaghan, McAlister Kemp, Sara Storer, Jasmine Rae, Catherine Britt, The Wolfe Brothers, Jayne Denham and Baylou as well as celebrated artists Tim Rogers, The Audreys, David Hobson, Anthony Callea and The Wiggles. ABC Music artists won a total of seven ARIA Awards in 2012.
"I am absolutely thrilled to be starting this next chapter of my career with ABC Music. The team at ABC are undoubtedly at the top of their game and I can’t wait to work with them," said Adam Brand.
Adam Brand's first release will be an acoustically focused album titled ‘My Acoustic Diary’ on November 8, 2013. A new full studio album will then follow in mid-2014.
At a ceremony on Tuesday 10 October at the Art Gallery of NSW, ABC Classics & Jazz were announced winners of the 2017 ARIA Awards for Best Classical, Best Jazz, Best Original Soundtrack and Bes